Amalgamated Meat Cutters & Retail Food Store Employees Union of Greater New York, Local 342
[doptg id=”40″]Address: 186-18 Hillside Avenue
Architect: Saphier, Frederick
Current Status: Extant
Award: Bronze Plaque for Office Buildings
Typology: Office Building
Mirrored glass began to appear more frequently in the late 1960s and here a bold bronze tinted plate glass and amber spandrel glass gives a corporate sheen to this former union headquarters. The building is raised up on a brick base with a large glazed brick band across the cornice as well. There is some marble cladding at the entrance stairway although its unclear if that is original.